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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-1861

Original release date: 03/28/2013
Last revised: 01/13/2014


MariaDB 5.5.x before 5.5.30, 5.3.x before 5.3.13, 5.2.x before 5.2.15, and 5.1.x before 5.1.68, and Oracle MySQL 5.1.69 and earlier, 5.5.31 and earlier, and 5.6.11 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted geometry feature that specifies a large number of points, which is not properly handled when processing the binary representation of this feature, related to a numeric calculation error.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service
Per https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1861 "This issue affects the version of mysql as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw."

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 91415
External Source: XF
Name: mysql-mariadb-cve20131861-dos(82895)
External Source: MLIST
Name: [Commits] 20130305 Rev 3682: TODO-424 geometry query crashes server. in file:///home/hf/wmar/todo-424/
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=919247
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-1909-1
External Source: BID
Name: 58511
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1410
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1390
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://mariadb.atlassian.net/browse/MDEV-4252
External Source: SUSE
Name: openSUSE-SU-2013:1335
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20130513 CVE-2013-1861 for MySQL/MariaDB: geometry query crashes mysqld
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SU-2013:1529
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2818
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujuly2013-1899826.html

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.27
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.28
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.29
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.24
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.23
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.25
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.21
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.22
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.5.20
+ Configuration 2
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.41
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.42
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.44
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.66
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.47
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.49
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.50
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.51
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.53
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.55
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.60
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.61
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.62
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.1.67
+ Configuration 3
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.7
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.8
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.9
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.10
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.11
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.0
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.1
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.2
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.3
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.4
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.5
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.6
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.12
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.13
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.2.14
+ Configuration 4
+ OR
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5
* cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6
+ Configuration 5
+ OR
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.7
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.11
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.0
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.10
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.1
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.9
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.2
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.4
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.3
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.6
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.8
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.5
* cpe:/a:mariadb:mariadb:5.3.12

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